Saturday, November 18, 2017
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Africa

UN-backed Libyan government condemns Derna air strike

Government of National Accord calls on the UN Security Council to probe the attack that killed at least 17 civilians.

Derna

Read more: UN-backed Libyan government condemns Derna air strike

   

Civilians killed in air strike on Libyan city of Derna

At least 17 people killed and more than 30 wounded in an aerial bombing on besieged eastern Libyan city.

Read more: Civilians killed in air strike on Libyan city of Derna

   

Uhuru Kenyatta wins controversial Kenyan poll rerun

In a presidential poll marred by violence and a boycott, Kenyatta declared winner with 98 percent of the votes cast.

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta

Read more: Uhuru Kenyatta wins controversial Kenyan poll rerun

   

'As bad as it gets': Children starving in DR Congo

UN appeals for emergency food aid for Kasai region, where hundreds of thousands of children are starving to death.

Children starving in DR Congo

Read more: 'As bad as it gets': Children starving in DR Congo

   

Double car bombing strikes Mogadishu

Somali capital targeted by two car-bomb attacks as wave of violence targeting the country shows no sign of abating.

Mogadishu

Read more: Double car bombing strikes Mogadishu

   

Deadly election-related violence continues in Kenya

One man is killed amid clashes and arson attacks in Nairobi as Kenya awaits final results of election rerun.

Nairobi's Kawangware neighbourhood

Read more: Deadly election-related violence continues in Kenya

   

Burundi first to leave International Criminal Court

Burundi is the first country to withdraw from the ICC amid accusations that the court focuses too much on the continent.

International Criminal Court

Read more: Burundi first to leave International Criminal Court

   

'Racist' farmers sentenced to prison over coffin case

Two men who shoved black victim into coffin and threatened to set him on fire sentenced to more than 10 years in jail.

Read more: 'Racist' farmers sentenced to prison over coffin case

   

Explosive device kills UN peacekeepers in Mali

Deadly attack takes place north of Kidal, the base of the international peacekeeping force in the West African nation.

Read more: Explosive device kills UN peacekeepers in Mali

   

Polls close as violence mars Kenya election rerun

At least three die as voting is delayed in four counties and clashes erupt between opposition protesters and police.

Nairobi, Kenya

Read more: Polls close as violence mars Kenya election rerun

   

Page 4 of 17

Mugabe in first public appearance s...

Read More

Region bids for solution as crisis ...

Read More

Nigeria: Four suicide bombers kill ...

Read More

Chinua Achebe: Why Google honours h...

Read More

Who are the key players in the Zimb...

Read More

Zimbabwe's President Mugabe 'confin...

Read More

Global_News

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Week in Pictures

Vietnam floods as APEC begin

Balfour Declaration